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Viterbo University Databases

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Name Type Description Vendor
PLOS (Public Library of Science) Collections Sciences PLOS
Book Verdict General Expert book and media reviews from the most trusted voices in the library community, updated on a weekly basis. Contact librarian for login and password. Book Verdict
Open Access Theses and Dissertations General Academic Disserations Resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations from around the world. Currently includes nearly 2 million theses and dissertations from over 800 institutions. Open Access Theses and Disserations
Viterbo University Digital Collections Viterbo Research Viterbo University's Digital Collections include the Viterbo Research Collection, Viterbo University Archives Digital Collections, Lumen Newspaper Collection, and Past and Present. Viterbo University
Viterbo University Archives Digital Collection Viterbo Research This collection contains links to descriptions and electronic images of materials maintained by the University Archives (132 Murphy). Viterbo University
Oxford Music Online Music Online updated version of New Grove Dictionary of Music & Musicians. Covers all aspects of music, music history, opera, and performance. Has links to digital sound clips on external sites. Oxford University Press
Lumen Newspaper Collection Viterbo Full text of the Viterbo campus newspaper from the first issue in 1954 to the present. Viterbo University
CHOICE Reviews General A source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest for those in higher education. American Library Association
Viterbo Research Collection Viterbo Research The Viterbo Research Collection (VRC) showcases and expands access to valuable contributions to scholarly content produced at Viterbo University. The Viterbo Research Collection is open to the public on campus, and for any member of the Viterbo community on or off-campus. Viterbo University
Credo Reference Reference General Academic Provides full-text online versions of hundreds of top quality reference books in all major subjects from art to medicine, psychology to history, and technology to literature. Credo Reference
WorldCat (FirstSearch) General Catalog of books, Web resources, audiovisuals, and other materials found in national and international libraries. OCLC
WISCAT General Wisconsin Catalog of books, videos and other resources available in Wisconsin libraries. Can limit searches to holdings in individual libraries. Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
VitCat General Library Catalog Viterbo VitCat combines Viterbo University's online library catalog with database searching. Fine books, articles, and more! Viterbo University
UlrichsWeb Reference General Publishing and content information on periodicals from many nations. Academic and scholarly journals, open-access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, and newsletters. ProQuest
Teaching Books General Education Children's and young adult literature multimedia resources. Includes original in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, audio excerpts of professional book readings, and guides to thousands of titles. TeachingBooks.net
Sustainability Reference Center Environmental Studies Sustainability Sustainability Reference Center is a comprehensive, full-text database covering all aspects of sustainability. This collections offers complete indexing for more than 920 publications (with full-text coverage for over 630 of those titles). The database also features tens fo thousands of additional sustainability-focused articles, benchmarks, and best practices. EBSCOhost
Sports Litigation Alert Business Sports Litigation Alert tracks legal developments as they occur in amateur and professional athletics as well as legislative issues that impact sports law professionals. Hackney Publications
SciFinder Scholar Sciences Chemistry Abstracts-only research tool for CAS databases from many scientific disciplines, including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, and agricultural science. First time users need to register for a new account from an on-campus computer. American Chemical Society
Scientific World Sciences Searches multidisciplinary journals on life and environmental sciences, and provides links to referenced information. Hindawi Publishing Corporation
ScienceDirect Sciences Full-text journals for life and health sciences from 1995-present. Abstracts for other scientific information. Elsevier
SAGE Journals Business Humanities Sciences Psychology Nursing Full-text collection of journals published by Sage in business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology, and medicine. SAGE
Resources for College Libraries Library Science General Provides lists and reviews of 58 curriculum-specific subject areas found in college libraries. Bowker
Regional Business News Business News Comprehensive full-text coverage of business journals, newspapers, and newswires from U.S. metropolitan and rural areas. Updated daily. EBSCOhost
RefWorks Citation Management Citation management tool. Also generates citations and bibliographies and allows for the gathering and sharing of information. You will need to set up your own individual account to access RefWorks. Instructions are on the RefWorks website. ProQuest
RAB Instant Background Business Marketing and demographic stats from over 200 businesses and industries. To Access: Click the "SIGN IN" tab User Name: reference@viterbo.edu Password: ViterboLib Radio Advertising Bureau
PubMed Central Sciences Nursing National Library of Medicine's digital archive of life sciences journals. Unrestricted full-text access. U.S. National Library of Medicine
PubMed Sciences Nursing Indexes biomedical research from MEDLINE on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the healthcare system, and preclinical & life sciences. Limited full text. U.S. National Library of Medicine
PsycINFO Psychology Counseling Indexes articles, book chapters, dissertations on behavioral and psychological topics. Includes social work. Coverage is from 1887. Full-text limited. EBSCOhost
PsycARTICLES Psychology Counseling Full-text psychology research journal collection published by the American Psychological Association and related organizations, 1985 to present. EBSCOhost
Nursing and Allied Health Source Nursing Contains over 250 leading full-text trade and scholarly publications in nursing and allied health. ProQuest
Professional Development Collection Education A comprehensive collection of education journals, including many in full-text format. EBSCOhost
Primary Search General Education Full-text children’s magazines and pamphlets; designed for the elementary school student. EBSCOhost
PDQT Open General Academic Dissertations Read the full text of open-access dissertations and theses free of charge from ProQuest. ProQuest
Oxford English Dictionary English General Academic Leading authority on the history and development of the English language since 1150. Oxford University Press
Oxford Art Online Art Full text of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols) and The Oxford Companion to Western Art (2001). Also art images and line drawings displayed in the text of articles, with extensive image links. Oxford University Press
Opposing Viewpoints in Context General Academic Opposing Viewpoints News Opposing Viewpoints in Context includes over 14,000 pro/con viewpoint essays, 5,000 topic overviews, 5 million periodical articles, nearly 6,000 statistical tables, charts and graphs, and thousands of podcasts on today's most contentious social issues. Cengage Learning
Newspaper Source Plus General News Search over 1500 full-text newspapers. Updated daily. EBSCOhost
Newspaper Archive General News Millions of searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s. Off-campus users may need to click on "Library Card Access." Newspaper Archive BadgerLink
Naxos Video Library Music Theater Musical Theater A performing arts video library with over 1,300 operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places. Only 5 simultaneous users allowed. Naxos
Naxos Music Library Music Audio database of online classical music. Updated monthly. Naxos
National Library of Medicine Sciences Nursing Links to medical, chemical, and toxicology databases. U.S. National Library of Medicine
MLA International Bibliography English International index of journal articles, books, and dissertations in the fields of language and literature. Produced by the Modern Language Association and dating back to 1963. Cengage Learning
Military and Government Collection History Military Political Science A collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content designed to offer current news pertaining to needs of the military and government. EBSCOhost
Middle Search Plus Education General Provides full-text access to general topics appropriate for middle and junior high school students. EBSCOhost
Micromedex Nursing Campus use only. Information on drugs, diseases, toxicology, laboratory tests, and alternative medicine. Patient education in English and Spanish. Ask a librarian for password. Mobile download available. Truven Health Analytics
Medline Plus (Spanish) Sciences Nursing World Languages Spanish Spanish language version of Medline Plus, consumer-oriented information from the National Library of Medicine. U.S. National Library of Medicine
Medline Plus Sciences Nursing Consumer-oriented health information from the National Library of Medicine. U.S. National Library of Medicine
MEDLINE with Full Text Sciences Nursing Authoritative information on biomedical research for clinical sciences, veterinary medicine, and healthcare professions. Limited full text.. EBSCOhost
MasterFILE Premier General Provides full-text access to periodicals covering general topics most appropriate for public libraries. EBSCOhost
MAS Ultra: School Edition General Provides full-text access to general topics appropriate for high school students EBSCOhost
Literature Resources from Gale English A comprehensive online literary resource that includes books, journals, and essays covering biographical, critical, and contextual information on authors and their works. Cengage Learning
Literature Resource Center English Biographical and critical analyses of authors, works, and literary movements from every age and genre. Cengage Learning
Literary Index English Index to the works published by Gale: Drama Criticism, TCLC, Nineteenth Century Literary Criticism, Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Short Story Criticism, and Poetry Criticism. Cengage Learning
Literature Criticism Online English Contains the full-text online versions of the Poetry Criticism and Short Story Criticism series. Cengage Learning
LearningExpress Library General LearningExpress Library provides online practice tests, courses, and eBooks for people of all ages to improve test preparation and test-taking skills. LearningExpress BadgerLink
JSTOR General Academic Archive of journal issues as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. NOT CURRENT; there is a 1- to 5-year gap between the newest journal issue and the content available in JSTOR. JSTOR
IPA Source Music A collection of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts. IPA Source
Informe World Languages Spanish Provides indexing, images, and full text of popular Hispanic magazines. For Spanish-speaking users. Cengage Learning
Humanities International Complete General Academic Humanities Provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. The database includes full text for more than 1,200 journals. EBSCOhost
Hoovers Business Premiere access to information on companies, industries, and executives. Includes industry comparisons, financial filings, and competitor lists. Hoovers
Health Source: Nursing Academic Edition Nursing Provides access to scholarly journals, mostly in full text, focusing on many medical disciplines. Updated daily. EBSCOhost
Health Source: Consumer Edition Nursing Consumer health topics in the medical sciences, food sciences & nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health. Many full text articles. EBSCOhost
Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) Psychology Counseling HaPI, an Ovid database, provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences. The full text of the instruments are not included in the database. Ovid
GreenFILE Environmental Studies Sustainability Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment including global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Some full text. EBSCOhost BadgerLink
Gale Virtual Reference Library General ebooks Platform for electronic reference books. Titles are added as they are purchased. Cengage Learning
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index History Women's Studies Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages. Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
ERIC Education Authoritative educational database indexing journals and documents. Full-text links to government education documents and EBSCOhost journals. EBSCOhost
Education Research Complete Education Covers early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Partly full-text coverage. Includes books and conference papers EBSCOhost
EDGAR Business Company financial reports to SEC. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
EBSCOhost Spanish Link World Languages Spanish version of EBSCOhost databases. EBSCOhost
EBSCO eBook Collection General ebooks Formerly NetLibrary, EBSCO's Ebook Collection contains electronic books on a variety of subjects. EBSCOhost
ebrary General ebooks Ebrary is a collection of thousands of online full text books and other materials in a variety of subject areas. ebrary
DynaMed Nursing Clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other healthcare professionals for use primarily at the point of care. Clinically organized summaries for thousands of topics. EBSCOhost
Dissertation Express General Academic Dissertations Search the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of theses and dissertations from around the world. ProQuest
Directory of Open Access Journals General Academic Free, full-text scientific and scholarly journals in all subjects and languages. Directory of Open Access Journals
Criminal Justice Periodicals Criminal Justice National and international database of criminal justice journals, about 33% available in full text. ProQuest
Communication & Mass Media Complete Communication Studies Comprehensive tool to locate communications and mass media research. Full text for about 60% of core journals and related titles. EBSCOhost
Cochrane Library Nursing Quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision making. Research reviews and methods, technology assessments, economic evaluations, and clinical trials. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text Nursing Most authoritative and comprehensive research database for nursing and allied health. Some full text. EBSCOhost
Chronicle of Higher Education News News, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The Chronicle of Higher Education
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Religious Studies Cites articles and reviews in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored and/or published by Catholics since 1981. Limited full text. EBSCOhost
Business Source Complete Business Comprehensive coverage of important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886. Searchable cited references are also provided. EBSCOhost
BioOne Sciences 3 peer-reviewed journal collections in bioscience, ecological, and environmental research. Full text for 2 of the 3 collections; abstracts for 39%. BioOne
BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine) General Academic BASE is one of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for open access web resources. BASE is operated by Bielefeld University Library. Bielefeld University Library
BadgerLink General Provides Wisconsin residents access to quality online information in cooperation with the state’s libraries. Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials Religious Studies Index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion along with ATLA's online collection of major religion and theology journals. Less than 50% full text. EBSCOhost
ArtSearch Art Career resource for the arts. Contact librarian for login and password. Theatre Communications Group
Art Museum Image Gallery Art Digital resource of art images and related multimedia gathered from the collections of distinguished museums around the world. EBSCOhost
Academic Search Complete General Academic Comprehensive scholarly, multidisciplinary mostly full-text database. Its thousands of articles include many from peer-reviewed journals. EBSCOhost
Annual Reviews Sciences Authoritative, analytic reviews in disciplines within the biomedical, life, and physical sciences. Full text for 10 subscribed disciplines only. Annual Reviews